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Wajam wins the “Coup de coeur” jury prize from Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50

November 14th, 2012 | by alainwong

posted in Awards and Press Mentions, Company, Press

We’re proud to announce that Wajam is the winner of the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Jury’s Favourite “Coup de coeur” award. Launched 15 years ago, the Technology Fast 50™ program celebrates the world-class achievements and tremendous evolution of the Canadian technology sector.

In handing out the award, the jury cited that they were impressed with our leadership, business model, ethics and vision and thinks that we have the potential to make the Fast 50 rankings in the near future.

Thank You From Our CEO

“We are so honored to be recognized by Deloitte for our team’s innovation and contribution to the Canadian technology sector,” said Wajam CEO Martin-Luc Archambault. “The Wajam team appreciates all of the awards we have received this year, which validate the need and relevance social search brings to internet navigation. We hope to some day be a future Technology Fast 50 company, and will continue to recruit talent to expand our leadership in innovation.”

André-Philippe Paquet, CTO, and Miriel Robidoux, Director of Operations

The Deloitte Technology Fast 50 and Fast 500 winners in Quebec

Alain Wong, Marketing Manager, with the beautiful sculpture we received

The Deloitte Technology Fast 50™, the country’s pre-eminent leading technology awards, ranks companies based on their past five-year revenue growth rates.

About Wajam

Wajam is an entrepreneurial start-up that offers several ways to search for social results – through its Social Search Everywhere Browser Plugin, a Web application which operates like a search engine and a mobile extension which lets you take your friend recommendations with you on the go. The Wajam Social Search Everywhere Plugin follows you everywhere you search, making search more personal by adding social network results to all web search queries – without having to change user search behavior.

Wajam.com gives you a depository of everything your Facebook, Twitter and Google+ friends and followers are posting and the easy ability to search through this comprehensive mashup.

Wajam is an International Stevies Award Silver Winner for Most Innovative Company in the U.S. and Canada as well as Best Social App; a Red Herring Americas Top 100 Winner and recipient of the C2MTL Emerging Entrepreneurs Award.

More info on our Press page.

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